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Short circuit halts Curiosity rover's Mars activities

An electrical hiccup means the Mars rover will be sidelined for a few days as NASA tries to locate the problem.

By March 4, 2015

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Apple temporarily halts Russian online sales over currency issues

The California electronics giant says it has closed its Russian online store while it reviews pricing in the wake of "extreme fluctuations of the ruble."

By December 16, 2014

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Rhino horn camera aims to stop poachers

A new method aims to halt rhinoceros poaching by monitoring and tracking the animals to catch poachers in the act.

By July 21, 2015

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Apple halts use of two harmful chemicals in iPhone assembly

​The tech giant bans the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its devices and lowers the maximum use in early production phases.

By August 13, 2014

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Amazon halts preorders of some Disney movie discs

Move is reminiscent of contract disputes the Internet retailer has with Warner Home Video and book publisher Hachette.

By August 10, 2014

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Stop your gadgets from keeping you awake at night

Staying up late with your tablet or phone can rob you of a good night's sleep. Fight back with these tips.

By July 21, 2015

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Wiener Rover, an all-terrain hot-dog-delivery machine, knows no fear

Like some sort of weird superhero, Oscar Mayer's Wiener Rover zips up to hungry people to deliver fresh hot dogs with ketchup and mustard.

By July 23, 2015

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Wake-up call: Tech glitches bring down NYSE, United Airlines (video)

Computer problems halt trading on NYSE for nearly four hours and ground thousands of United Airlines flights -- it reminds us how vulnerable these major systems are to technology troubles.

By July 8, 2015

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Wake-up call: Tech glitches bring down NYSE, United Airlines

Computer problems halt trading on NYSE for nearly four hours and ground thousands of United Airlines flights -- reminding us how vulnerable these major systems are to technology troubles.

By July 8, 2015

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Lack of sleep makes it harder to read people's faces

Researchers find that your brain must work overtime to see how other people are feeling when you're running on less sleep -- and not because you have trouble keeping your eyes open.

By July 16, 2015